Category Archives: Wine Thought of the Week

Tragedy in the Wine Industry

           The devastating wildfires in California continue to burn and Mother Nature isn’t helping.  Winds are can, and are expected, to increase and this will make the job of the firefighters even more challenging.  The loss … Continue reading

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“Words of Wine Wisdom” throughout the Ages

I see so many quotes about wine in a number of places.  I thought for fun I would share a few. Many have a ring of truth to them…some are more serious, contemplative, others are just fun.  Enjoy, preferably with … Continue reading

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Good to be Back!

Our journey in life is never set in stone, is always changing course, continually has bumps in the road, and sometimes we just hit a roadblock!    The past few months have been both eye-opening and challenging.  Words like “cancer” … Continue reading

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Help is Here! Why and When You Should Age Your Wine

Thanks to Morgan Harris and Vivino for allowing readers access to this article!!  What drew me to this was the scientific explanations, his use of foreign terms, and the thoroughness  of his research.  Often I am asked these same questions- “Why … Continue reading

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Wine Region Travel- An Interest Survey Poll

Travel is one of life’s greatest teachers! The architecture, art, culture, cuisine, landscapes, language, people, and of course, the vineyards enrich us and enhance the journey in so many ways. I am taking a poll to see which wine region other people … Continue reading

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Yes, there is residual sugar in wine!

Dry wine is dry, no sugar, right?  Wrong!  Grapes naturally contain sugar, therefore, wine has sugar.  Residual sugar is present in all wines to varying degrees. If you are diabetic, counting calories, or just wanting to eat and drink in … Continue reading

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Rosé Season is Here!

Spring has arrived…my daffodils and crocus are about ready to open their petals… the birds are chirping like crazy knowing the worst of winter’s chill is gone… and my favorite wines are starting to fill the shelves, calling my name!  … Continue reading

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